Solution for heavy CPU load MikroTik CRS106-1C-5S

One day I was asked to look at MikroTik CRS106-1C-5S, whose users could not use the Internet normally, there was no speed and ping requests dropped out. When I looked at CPU utilization, it was almost 100% (in the menu System – Resources).

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Zabbix. Upgrading the database to primary keys

Starting with Zabbix 6.0, primary keys are used for all tables in new installations, but since I upgraded Zabbix server to version 6.4, I had to manually update the tables after the upgrade.

Before updating, first of all, open the menu “Report” – “System Information” and make sure that the keys are not used, this will be indicated by the entry – “Database history tables use primary key – No”, if the keys are used, then this entry simply will not be.

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Increase the port range net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range

There is a possibility that on a highly loaded server, such as a proxy or router, with a very large number of connections, free ports in the allocated range may run out, so you need to look at the current number used and, if necessary, increase the net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range value.

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